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Safeguarding Children and Young People (Level 2)

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This course is essential for people who have regular contact, or periods of intense but irregular, contact with children and young people. It is approved and monitored by the Southampton Local Safeguarding Children Board and will ensure that those working with children and young people understand and know how to safeguard children and how to respond when they suspect abuse.

Length of course

1 day.

Who should attend?

  • Early years providers
  • Childcare providers
  • All types of schools
  • Health professionals
  • Professionals working with children or families

Please note Southampton City Council staff should access Safeguarding Level 2 training through Capita Learning and Development.

Additional Information

If your whole setting needs safeguarding awareness training, you may like to book a session at your venue at a time convenient to you.  Please look at how to book bespoke training.

Learning outcomes

You will will be able to:

  • Understand what we mean by safeguarding children and young people.
  • Identify possible signs and symptoms of abuse and know what to do if neglect or abuse is suspected.
  • Identify vulnerable groups.
  • Understand the key legislation to safeguard and protect children and young people and your role within it.
  • Identify relevant policies and procedures that support safeguarding and child protection.
  • Understand the Southampton Children’s Advice and Duty Service, Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) and how to refer.
  • Understand PREVENT and how this links to safeguarding children and young people.

Course cost


Prices for this course Early Bird Usual Price
Southampton maintained schools £125 £140
Subsidised price for Southampton PVI Early Years & Childcare providers and voluntary organisations £65 £80
Academies, free schools and other organisations £135 £150
Book at least two calendar months before the course start date to qualify for the Early Bird discount

 Beverages only included.

Course dates and venues

Saturday 2 March 2019
10am - 3.30pm
Start Point Sholing

Wednesdays 5 and 12 June 2019
6.30 - 9pm
Start Point Sholing

Follow-on training

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